Relatively Low Price to Book Ratio Detected in Shares of United States Lime & Minerals in the Construction Materials Industry (USLM, MLM, EXP, VMC, HW)
Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials industry with the lowest price to book ratios. Often companies with the lowest ratio present the greatest value to investors.
United States Lime & Minerals ranks lowest with a a price to book ratio of 2.02. Martin Marietta Materials is next with a a price to book ratio of 2.91. Eagle Materials ranks third lowest with a a price to book ratio of 3.58.
Vulcan Materials follows with a a price to book ratio of 3.66, and Headwaters rounds out the bottom five with a a price to book ratio of 5.52.
SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Vulcan Materials on February 1st, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $87.57. Since that recommendation, shares of Vulcan Materials have risen 36.9%. We continue to monitor Vulcan Materials for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.
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